(Orange, Texas)

February 26, 2013

Lane closures on I-10 for Wednesday

Tommy Mann Jr.
The Orange Leader

ORANGE — Fair skies and lane closures will greet motorists traveling Interstate 10 on Wednesday.

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has announced two lane closures for Interstate 10 on Wednesday which could impact motorists traveling across Orange County.

The westbound right lane of Interstate 10 between Adams Bayou and State Highway 62 will be closed from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday as work crews paint pavement markings onto the surface. Minor delays could be encountered.

For motorists traveling to Jefferson County, the westbound left lane of Interstate 10 at the Neches River Bridge heading into Beaumont is expected to be closed from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday, as crews make repairs to expansion joints on the bridge. Delays are expected and could be minor to moderate.

TxDOT reminds motorists to be cautious while driving through work zones for vehicles and workers. All work is done weather permitting and does not reflect emergency lane closures.